The Harvest Foundation of the Piedmont Hall of Ancient Life greets visitors as the first exhibit gallery with a vast assortment of fascinating displays of ancient creatures and modern science.
Walk through Virginia's natural history from beginning to present inside the museum's Uncovering Virginia exhibit gallery.
The Hahn Hall of Biodiversity features spectacular African mammal collections, including antelopes, a lion, a hyena, a leopard and more.
Science Sundays, presented by Martinsville Speedway and First Piedmont Corporation.
Experience special behind-the-scenes tours of the collections vaults beginning on the hour at 2, 3, and 4 p.m.
Topic: Wild Weather
Ages: 3 - 5 years old (with an adult)
Presenter: Jason Gibson, Virginia Herpetological Society
Homeschool Science & Engineering Academy
Topic: Weird Science Facts / Myth Busters
Ages: 6 - 8 yrs; 9 - 11 yrs; and 12 & Up
The Virginia Museum of Natural History is seeking nominations through December 13, 2019 for awards to be presented at the 33rd annual VMNH Foundation Thomas Jefferson Awards.
The museum recently lost a tremendous person, co-worker, and friend with the passing of Cindy Gray, long-time executive assistant at the Virginia Museum of Natural History.
Saturday, November 16, 2019 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Virginia Museum of Natural History
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 12 p.m.